5 Things to Clean After the Holidays

5 Things to Clean After the Holidays

The holiday season can be a busy time filled with parties, visiting guests, kids’ activities and other events. While it’s important to take this time to relax and have fun, all of the hustle and bustle can take its toll on the cleanliness of your home, especially if...
The Surprising Health Benefits of Spring Cleaning

The Surprising Health Benefits of Spring Cleaning

As September signals the start of the new season, filling the air with new life and the promise of warmer weather, so begins the age-old tradition of spring cleaning. Deep cleaning has always been seen as a great way to re-energise and refresh your space after a...
8 Simple Tips to Pest-Proof Your Property this Winter

8 Simple Tips to Pest-Proof Your Property this Winter

Most people associate Winter with cold weather, short daylight hours, and a welcome relief from many nuisance pests. While the warmer months may bring flying pests such as mosquitoes, flies and stinging insects – Winter also has its own set of pest problems as rats,...
Winter Work: Things Holiday Home Owners Can Do in the Off Season

Winter Work: Things Holiday Home Owners Can Do in the Off Season

Every holiday accommodation has its seasonal slumps, especially during the winter months. With proper planning and preparation, however, holiday home owners can use this much needed down time to their advantage to rejuvenate their property for the upcoming spring peak...
A Guide to Protecting Your Carpets During Winter

A Guide to Protecting Your Carpets During Winter

While South African winters are not as extreme as in other parts of the world that have to contend with snow and ice – adverse conditions like frost, rain and windy weather can still take a heavy toll on high traffic carpets. Frequent precipitation, moisture retention...
8 Tips to Get Your New Home Move-in Ready

8 Tips to Get Your New Home Move-in Ready

Becoming a new homeowner is an exciting life event. You’ve signed on the dotted line and have already pictured how you’ll make every space your own. When it comes down to move time, however, many homeowners fail to realise that there’s a lot more to do than just...